Archive for February 6, 2017

Once again, our impaired county attorney drops the ball. As a prosecutor, how do you overlook filing a brief on an appeal? Nonfeasance? Misfeasance? Too much Takka perhaps?

Murder conviction tossed in Carlton County fentanyl overdose By Tom Olsen Today at 8:56 p.m. The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed a Cloquet man’s murder conviction for allegedly providing a fatal dose of a prescription painkiller to his daughter’s friend. In overturning Robert Todd Ferguson’s third-degree murder conviction, the three-judge panel noted that prosecutors […]

Anyone want to take a wild stab in the dark how this will end? And I thought our county attorney was the king of lame plea agreements….

Convicted rapist gets shockingly little prison time in exchange for this bizarre probation condition Sara Gonzales Convicted rapist gets shockingly little prison time in exchange for this bizarre probation condition Harrison Sweazea, Missouri Senate via AP A 19-year old Idaho man convicted of statutory rape was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison last […]

One hundred six years ago, one of America’s greatest presidents was born.